Postal History of
ORANGE FREE STATE

Post Offices EENSGEVONDEN to GELUK

EENSGEVONDEN
November 1896 to 1900
Area: Brandfort

1   1C "O.V.S."     26.05.1897
(Batten)
   

EGYPTE
July 1892 to 1900
Area:Thaba N'chu

1 PAK 1C "O.V.S."     19.09.1898
(Batten)
   

ELANDS RIVER BRUG (ER BRUG)
May 1889 to 1900
Area: Harrismith

1   1C "O.V.S."          
2 PAK 1C "O.V.S." Small lettering 25.04.1885
(Putzel)
   
3 PAK 1C "O.V.S."   Spelt: ER BRUG 26.041899
(Batten)
   

ELIM
1894 to 1900
Area: Bethlehem

Not recorded

FAIRY'S POST
1898 to 1900
Area: Senekal

Not recorded

FAURESMITH
11.09.1854 to 1900
Area: Between Springfontein and Koffiefontein

1   OFS NUMBER "4"   01.06.1881 12.01.1894  
       
2   0C "BETAALD"          
3   DARC "O.F.STATE"     09.07.1885    
4   1C "O.V.S."   Asterisks on sides 02.03.1883    
5   2C "O.V.STAAT"   20.05.1875 01.06.1881  
6   1C "O.V.S."     06.06.1887    
7   1C "Blank" Also used ORC 12.01.1894 28.01.1899  
       
8   SQ-OCT "O.V.S."   10.09.1892    
       

FICKSBURG
1871 to 1900
Area: Eastern Free State

1   OFS NUMBER "18"  
  
       
       
2   1C "O.V.S."   Asterisks on sides 08.01.1883 13.02.1886  
3   2C "O.V.STAAT"     05.12.1880    
4   2C "O.V.S."   Date 1 line 02.03.1892    
5   SQ-OCT "O.V.S."   Known blue and red 02.03.1892 23.08.1895  

       
6   1C "O.V.S."   22mm 06.11.1892    
7   1C "O.V.S."   26mm 01.05.1896 17.08.1899  
       

FLYFONTEIN
1894 to 1900
Area: Hoopstad

Not recorded

FOURIESBURG
September 1893 to 1900
Area: Eastern Free State

1 "PAK" 1C "O.V.S"   30.07.1896 09.04.1899  
       

FRANKFORT
1874 to 1900
Area: Frankfort

1   OVS NUMBER "25"        
2   2C "O.V.STAAT"   12.01.1875 02.11.1879  
3   1C "O.V.S" Asterisks on sides 21.05.1884 03.02.1885  
       
4   2C "O.V.S"   Date 1 line 31.10.1891    
5   SQ-OCT "O.V.S" Sides worn and looks like Octagonal 18.03.1899
(Aab)
23.06.1899  
6   1C "O.V.S"   07.08.1899    
7   1C "O.V.S"   31.12.1893 15.09.1899  
       

FREREBRUG
01.01.1899 to 1900
Area: Rouxville

1   1C "O.V.S"     12.11.1899    

GELDERLAND
31.01.1899 to 1900
Area: Heilbron

Not recorded

GELUK
1894 to 1900
Area: Vrede

Not recorded